Say no to illegal drones and climb the skyscrapers to take aerial photos

Authors: Go Chengdu

2017-05-26

To take aerial photos, we can go up the skyscrapers in Chengdu instead of using drones.
More photography enthusiasts are using drones to take aerial photos for the unobstructed view of the city. However, the illegal drone poses a safety hazard to civil aviation.
The related regulations make it clear that drones, if not approved by the relevant departments, are not allowed to fly within the clearance protection zones. And the police in Chengdu call for people to report illegal drones whenever they spot one flying in the clearance protection zones of the city's airports.
Map of Chengdu Shuangliu Int'l Airport Clearance Protection Zone
Map of Chengdu Shuangliu Int'l Airport Clearance Protection Zone
Drone owners will be required to register the aircraft weighing more than 250 grams under their real names, starting June 1, the Civil Aviation Administration of China said on May 16.
The preliminary registration system has been completed and online testing was initiated on May 18.
To take aerial photos, we can go up the skyscrapers instead of using drones. And here you can see some photos taken from the high rises in the city.
Photos taken by @zmt_ava and @wa1k.97 from Instagram

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